Press about MJP


Press about MJP


The Medill Justice Project draws national and local media attention from such outlets as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, United Press International, American Journalism Review, American Bar Association Journal, the French TV outlet Canal+, the Spanish-language news network Univision, Chicago Public Radio, The Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Reader, Fox Chicago, The Herald Tribune, Chicago Daily Law Bulletin, Al Jazeera America, Time, People and others.

Shelf Unbound: Finalist, Podster Magazine, Best Undiscovered Podcast Competition

Podster interviews Fallon Schlossman about her work on The Medill Justice Project’s podcast Death Denied. Read the full story here on page 112.

The Daily Beast: Doctors Said They Shook Their Baby to Death. They Didn’t.

Rachel Blustain covers the case of parents falsely accused of shaking their baby and references The Medill Justice Project’s investigation with The Washington Post. Read the full story here.

The Boston Globe: Questions, Tips to Prevent Shaken-Baby Syndrome

The Boston Globe references The Medill Justice Project’s investigation with The Washington Post in an explanation of shaken-baby syndrome. Read the full story here.

XXL: No Limit Rapper Mac Files for Clemency in Manslaughter Case

Justin Ivey writes about McKinley “Mac” Phipps Jr. applying for clemency and mentions The Medill Justice Project’s investigation of the former rising rap star’s case. Read the full story here.

The Daily Northwestern: Judge Reverses Jennifer Del Prete’s Murder Conviction After Medill Justice Project Investigation

Jerry Lee writes about the latest news regarding Jennifer Del Prete’s case and interviews members of The Medill Justice Project who investigated her shaken-baby syndrome conviction. Read the full story here.

The Herald News: Romeoville Day Care Worker to Get New Trial After ‘Shaken Baby’ Murder Conviction Overturned

Brian Stanley covers a judge’s decision to overturn Jennifer Del Prete’s murder conviction and mentions The Medill Justice Project’s investigation of the case. Read the full story here.

Plainfield Patch: New Trial Ordered for Romeoville Daycare Worker Convicted of Fatally Shaking Plainfield Baby

Scott Viau writes about the latest court action in the Jennifer Del Prete case and cites The Medill Justice Project’s investigation and discovery of new evidence. Read the full story here.

Orlando Sentinel: Tommy Zeigler Trial Plagued by ‘Significant’ Problems, Report Says

Elyssa Cherney highlights The Medill Justice Project’s investigation that finds crucial details overlooked in the case of William Thomas “Tommy” Zeigler, a Florida death row inmate. Read the full story here.

Defrosting Cold Cases: Ballistics Point Away From Zeigler

Alice de Sturler writes about The Medill Justice Project’s investigation of William Thomas “Tommy” Zeigler’s case and highlights MJP’s finding that ballistics evidence point away from Zeigler. Read the full story here.

Boston Globe: Pediatricians Call on Governor for Review of Shaken Baby Cases

Patricia Wen writes about Massachusetts pediatricians who are asking for a review of the state medical examiner’s office amidst concerns that controversy over shaken-baby syndrome cases is leading the public to question the validity of the diagnosis and cites MJP and the Washington Post’s investigation. Read the full story here .